Signatures: A-K⁴ L⁶ (L6 blank)
Publisher's device (?) with the arms of the city of Amsterdam on t.p. (woodcut).
Sixteen double plates comprise 7 views of the festivities (Muller 1-2, 4a, 6, 14, 15a, 16a) and 9 allegorical and historical scenes (Muller 3, 5, 7-13) after the paintings by C. C. Moeyart which decorated the triumphal arches erected for the occasion. Most of the Moeyart plates have his initials or name. Plates 6 and 14 are signed by Simon de Vlieger as designer. Plate 16 is signed: I. Martsen de Ionge inventer. Plates 6,14-16 are signed by S. Savery. The engraving of all of the plates is attributed by Muller to Savery, but Kellen assigns the Moeyart plates to Pieter Nolpe whose name appears on pl. 7
Landwehr, J. Splendid ceremonies, 110
Muller, F. Nederlandsche geschiedenis in platen, 1793
Forms part of the Julius S. Held Collection of Rare Books
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